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1348 Giovanni d'Andrea, ca. 1270-1348
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Topics: Jerome, Saint, d. 419 or 20, Manuscripts, Medieval, Illumination of books and manuscripts
Source: bplsc
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1392 Zagayski, Michael, former owner; Duschnes, Philip C., bookseller; Archivio di Stato di Venezia, former owner
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1405 Christine, de Pisan, ca. 1364-ca. 1431; Poitiers, Jean de, former owner
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Manuscript on vellum in black and red ink
Topics: Virtues, Women
Source: bplill
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1460 Mentelin, Johann, approximately 1410-1478, printer; Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860, former owner
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Title and imprint from ISTC
Source: folio
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1460 Brassart, Johannes, scribe; Lyle, James P.R. former owner
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Manuscript on paper in black and red ink with red and green rubricated initials
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Topics: Jesus Christ,, Jesus Christ
Source: bplill
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1460 Balbi, Giovanni, -1298; Gutenberg, Johann, 1397?-1468, printer
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Title from first line of text, printer's name from Needham, date of printing from colophon
Topics: Latin language, Latin language
Source: folio
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1461 Manilius, Marcus; Pithou, Pierre, 1539-1596, former owner; Agli, Pellegrino, 1440-1468?; Grimani, Domenico, 1460-1523, former owner
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Reference: Goff M-206
Topics: Astronomy, Astrology
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1466 Hannapes, Nicolas de, patriarch of Jerusalem, 1225-1291?; Eggestein, Heinrich, approximately 1415- printer
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An abbreviated alphabetical subject arrangement of Nicolas de Hanapis's Virtutum vitiorumque exempla, here printed anonymously. The text is often attributed to S. Bonaventura with the title 'Biblia pauperum'
Source: folio
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1469 Bessarion, Cardinal, 1403-1472, author; Perotti, Niccolo, 1430-1480, translator; Bessarion, Cardinal, 1403-1472. De erroribus interpretis Legum Platonis. Latin; Bessarion, Cardinal, 1403-1472. An natura et ars consilio agant. Latin; Sweynheim, Konrad, -1477, printer; Pannartz, Arnold, -approximately 1478, printer; Ashburner, Walter, 1864-1936, former owner. MB
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Title from caption at beginning of the table of contents on [1́] recto
Topics: Plato, George, of Trebizond, 1396-1486
Source: folio
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1469 Eggestein, Heinrich, approximately 1415- printer; Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860, former owner
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Title and imprint from ISTC
Source: folio
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1470 Gerson, Jean, 1363-1429; Ailly, Pierre d', 1350-1420? De septem psalmis poenitentiae; Zell, Ulrich, -1503, printer
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Title from incipit ([a1] recto)
Topics: Christian life, Meditation, Prayers, Theology
Boston Public Library Interlibrary Loan
1470 Fieret, Anthonin, illustrator
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Title from spine. Text untitled
Topics: Jesus Christ, Jesus Christ
Source: bplill
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1471 Quintilian; Bonisoli, Ognibene, approximately 1412-1474, editor; Jenson, Nicolas, approximately 1420-1480, printer; Pico master, illuminator. MB; Gale, Arthur, former owner. MB; Breslauer, Martin, 1871-1940, former owner. MB
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Title and imprint from colophon ([22́] verso): M. Nicolaus Ienson Gallicus viventibus posterisque miro impressit artificio. Annis .M. CCCCLXXI. mense Maii die .XXI. Deo gratias
Topics: Jenson, Nicolas, approximately 1420-1480, Rhetoric, Ancient, Oratory, Ancient, Speeches, addresses,...
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1472 Pliny, the Elder; Jenson, Nicolas, approximately 1420-1480, printer; Bussi, Giovanni Andrea, 1417-1475, editor; D'Asquier, Michel, former owner. MB
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Title from incipit of preface at head of [a4] recto
Topic: Natural history
Source: folio
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1473 Gerson, Jean, 1363-1429; Heinrich, von Langenstein, approximately 1325-1397, attributed name; Heinrich, von Hessen, approximately 1360-1427. Regulae ad cognoscendum peccatum; Fyner, Konrad, active 1472-1488, printer
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Title from incipit; imprint from ISTC
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1473 Burlaeus, Gualterus, 1275-1345?; Koberger, Anton, approximately 1440-1513, printer; Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860, former owner; Winsor, Justin, 1831-1897, autographer
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Title from caption at incipit on leaf [a2] recto; imprint from ISTC
Topic: Philosophers, Ancient
Boston Public Library
1473 Printer of Augustinus "De fide", printer; Riviere & Son, binder. MB
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Title from caption at incipit on leaf [a1] recto
Topic: Latin drama (Comedy)
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1473 Nicholas, of Osimo, -1453; Bartholomew, of San Concordio, 1262-1347. Summa de casibus conscientiae; Astesano, -1330? Canones poenitentiales; Wendelin, of Speier, -1477? printer
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Title from ISTC; imprint derived from colophon (M8 recto): Iuris hnt late hec decerpta uolumia sacri Pisaei artificis nomina parta sui. Quaeq[ue] ill' desut alt' nou[us] addidit auctor Semine quo caruit accumulauit ag[rum]. Vedelinus opus pressit spireus vtrunq[ue] Labe re purgatu (crede) volume emis. Impressume est Sixto sacro[rum] antisite 4℗ʻ. Et veneto troni principis imperio
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1474 Leo I, Pope, -461; Bussi, Giovanni Andrea, 1417-1475, editor; Wenssler, Michael, active 1472-1497, printer; Spiegelberg, Frederick, 1863-1937, former owner. MB
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Title from caption ([a1])
Topics: Sermons, Latin, Rubrication guides
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1475 Bandello, Vincenzo, 1435-1506; Silva, Ercole, 1756-1840, former owner. MB; Valdarfer, Christoph, active 1470-1488, printer
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Title from first line of [a]5 verso; imprint from ISTC based on colophon ([q]5 verso)
Topics: Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint, Immaculate Conception
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1477 Albrecht, von Scharfenberg, active 13th century; Mentelin, Johann, approximately 1410-1478, printer; Wolfram, von Eschenbach, active 12th century, dubious author
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Title and imprint from ISTC; date from colophon
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1478 Quentell, Heinrich, -1501, printer
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Printed in Low German
Topic: Nicholas, of Lyra, approximately 1270-1349
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1478 Mela, Pomponius; Renner, Franz, active 1471-1483, printer; Brooke, Thomas, Sir, 1830-1908, former onwer. MB; Bernard Quaritch (Firm), former owner. MB
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Title and imprint from ISTC
Topic: Geography
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1478 Bracciolini, Poggio, 1380-1459; Reinhard, Marcus, printer; Philippi, Nicolaus, printer
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Title from caption ([a]2 recto): Pogii florentini oratoris clarissimi liber face//tiarum incipit feliciter; imprint from ISTC
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1480 Nicolaus, Pergaminus; Bergame, Nicolas de, attributed name; Mayno, de' Mayneri, d. 1368, attributed name; Peckover, Alexander, 1830-1919, former owner. BRL; Catenacci, H. (Hercule), 1816-1884, bookplate designer. BRL
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Signatures: x8,a8-l8,m6 = 102 leaves
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1481 Platina, 1421-1481; Squarciafico, Girolamo, author of introduction, etc; Koberger, Anton, approximately 1440-1513, printer; Fabricius, Joannis, former owner; Fabricius, David, 1564-1617, former owner; Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860, former owner; Garrigue & Christern, bookseller
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Title and imprint from ISTC
Topics: Jesus Christ, Popes
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1482 Ptolemy, 2nd cent; D'Angelo, Jacopo, tr; Nicolaus Germanus, 15th cent., ed; Schnitzer, Johann; Hol, Lienhart, printer
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Title and imprint from Goff and ISTC
Topics: Cosmography, Geography, Atlases, German, Geography, Ancient, Early maps
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1482 Euclid; Adelard, of Bath, approximately 1116-1142, translator; Campano, da Novara, -1296, commentator; Mocenigo, Giovanni, 1408-1485, dedicatee; Hypsicles, of Alexandria; Isidorus, of Miletus, 6th century; Gherardo, da Cremona, 1113 or 1114-1187, translator; Ratdolt, Erhard, 1447?-1527 or 1528, printer
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This is the first printed edition of Euclid's Elements. Issued in Venice in 1482 by the German printer Erhard Ratdolt, it is also thought to be the first book with a known date of publication to contain printed diagrams, hundreds of which are used to illustrate Euclid's theorems
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Topic: Geometry
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1483 Gower, John, 1325?-1408; Caxton, William, approximately 1422-1491 or 1492, printer
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Q.402.44 contains the final five leaves (CCVII-CCXI) of the Confessio Amantis. These leaves have been remargined, with some portions of the text reproduced in facsimile. These leaves are rubricated in red, while the final leaf contains a lengthy, ca. 15th century inscription written in a secretary hand. All are housed in a red cloth folder
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1483 Gower, John, 1325?-1408; Caxton, William, approximately 1422-1491 or 1492, printer
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Q.402.44 contains the final five leaves (CCVII-CCXI) of the Confessio Amantis. These leaves have been remargined, with some portions of the text reproduced in facsimile. These leaves are rubricated in red, while the final leaf contains a lengthy, ca. 15th century inscription written in a secretary hand. All are housed in a red cloth folder
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1483 Jacobus, de Voragine, approximately 1229-1298; Caxton, William, approximately 1422-1491 or 1492, printer; Towneley, John, 1731-1813, former owner. MB; Gibbs, Henry Hucks, 1819-1907, former owner. MB; Gardner, John Dunn, former owner. MB; Whittingham, James, binder. MB
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Title from leaf CCCCxliiii; imprint from ISTC
Topics: Christian saints, Christian saints, Saints, Saints
Source: folio
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1484 Dati, Gregorio, 1362-1436; Dati, Leonardo, 1408-1472; de Fidelis, Gaspar, scribe
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La Sfera has also been attributed to Leonardo Dati, brother or nephew of Gregorio
Topics: Manuscripts, Italian, Cosmography, Geography
Source: bplill
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1485 Bartolommeo da li Sonetti, fl. 1485; Zamberti, Bartolomeo, fl. 1500, attributed name; Guglielmo, da Trino, fl. 1486-1494, printer; Mocenigo, Giovanni, 1408-1485, dedicatee
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Title and imprint from ISTC
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1485 Alberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472; Alberti, Bernardo, editor; Poliziano, Angelo, 1454-1494. Epistola ad Laurentium Medicem; Baptista, Siculus. Carmen ad lectorem; Laurentii, Nicolaus, active 1475-1486, printer; Heber, Richard, 1773-1833, former owner. MB
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Title from caption on a2
Topic: Architecture
This book, which contains Sacro Bosco's influential, 13th-century astronomy tract, along with works by Peurbach and Regiomontanus, is notable for its color illustrations. In particular, this edition, issued by Erhard Ratdolt in 1485, is considered to be the first book printed with multi-color illustration
Topics: Gherardo, da Sabbioneta, active 13th century, Astronomy
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1487 Arrivabene, Giorgio, active 1483-1520, printer; Voet, Joannis, former owner; Hyllius, Philipp, former owner; Rosenstern, Herbert J., former owner; Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, former owner; Kloster Scho˜ntal, former owner
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Imprint from ISTC as derived from the colophon (2E10 recto): Explicit biblia Venetiis impressa per Georgium de riuabenis mantuanum al's parente[um]. Anno d[omi]ni. Mcccclxxxvij iij. cal. martij
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1488 Ticknor, George, 1791-1871, former owner. MB; Barton, Thomas Pennant, 1803-1869, former owner. MB
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Date of publication from colophon (leaf n8r): Ex gestis Romanoru[m] cum plurib[us] applicatis historijs de virtutib[us] et vicijs mystice ad intellectu[m] tra[n]ssu[m]ptis recollectorij finis. Anno n[ost]re salut[is] Mcccclxxxviij Kalendas vero Februarij xviij
Topics: Christian literature, Latin (Medieval and modern), Didactic literature, Latin (Medieval and...
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1488 Avienus, Rufius Festus; Pisanus, Victor, d. 1549; Valla, Giorgio, 1447-1500; Strata, Antonius de, fl. 1479-1492, printer; Avienus, Rufius Festus. Arati Phaenomena; Aratus, Solensis. Phaenomena. Latin; Dionysius, Periegetes. Orbis terrae descriptio. Latin; Avienus, Rufius Festus. Ora maritima; Germanicus Caesar, 15 B.C.-19 A.D. Phaenomena; Cicero, Marcus Tullius. Aratea; Serenus Sammonicus, Quintus. Liber medicinalis
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Title from end of pref. (fol. a3v); imprint from ISTC
Topics: Astronomy, Ancient, Planets, Constellations, Geography, Ancient, Medicine, Ancient, Geography,...
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1488 Catholic Church. Cancellaria Apostolica; Plannck, Stephan, active 15th century, printer
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Title and imprint from ISTC
Topic: Catholic Church
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1490 Bartholomaeus, de Chaimis; Knoblochtzer, Heinrich, printer; Gran, Henri, -1527, printer; Newenham, George, former owner. MB; Augustinerchorherrenstift Rottenbuch, former owner. MB; Riviere & Son, binder. MB
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Imprint from ISTC; also attribtued to the press of Heinrich Gran in Haguenau, ca. 1489
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Stillwell:
Topics: Ottava rimas, Italian, Italian poetry
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1490 Sacro Bosco, Joannes de, active 1230; Locatelli, Boneto, active 1486-1523, printer; Scotto, Ottaviano, -1498, publisher; Regiomontanus, Joannes, 1436-1476. Disputationes contra Cremonensia deliramenta; Peurbach, Georg von, 1423-1461. Theoricae novae planetarum; Chasles, M. (Michel), 1793-1880, former owner
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Imprint from colophon (f7v)
Topics: Gherardo, da Sabbioneta, active 13th century, Astronomy
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1491 Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400; Pynson, Richard, -1530, printer; J. & J. Leighton, binder. MB
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Title extracted from introductory prohemye (lines 25-31) on a1r
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1491 Fridolin, Stephan, approximately 1430-1498; Wolgemut, Michael, 1434-1519, illustrator; Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm, -1494, illustrator; Koberger, Anton, approximately 1440-1513, printer
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Title from colophon; imprint from ISTC and Goff
Topics: Jesus Christ, Jesus Christ, Jesus Christ
Source: folio
Boston Public Library
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Stillwell:
Topic: Ottava rimas, Italian
Boston Public Library
1491 Cirey, Jean de, 1434-1503, compiler; Leontorius, Conradus, 1460-1511; Metlinger, Peter, active 1487-1492, printer; Cistercians; Riviere & Son, binder
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Compiled and edited by Jean de Cirey
Topic: Cistercians
Boston Public Library
1492 Boethius, -524; Gregori, Gregorio de', active 1480-1528, printer; Gregori, Giovanni de', active 15th century, printer; Bates, Joshua, 1788-1864, former owner
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This work constitutes the final portion of Boethius' Opera printed by Giovanni and Gregorio de' Gregori in Venice, between 1491 and 1492 and issued under the collective title "H[a]ec sunt opera Boetii, qu[a]e in hoc volumine continentur ...". The foliation and signature series are constitent throughout the Opera. The Library of Congress catalog notes the number of institutions holding this part only is suggestive of it having been issued separately for sale
Topics: Arithmetic, Music theory
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1492 Cavretto, Pietro, b. ca. 1424
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Commonly titled Anterotica (or, as on prelim. leaf [6]a, Petri Haedi Anterotica in Cupidinem)
Topics: Love, Sex
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1492 Walter, of England, Archbishop of Palermo, fl. 1177
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Gesamt. d. Viegendrucke. 410; Brit. Mus. 15th cent. v. 1, p. 277
Topic: Incunabula
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1492 Filelfo, Francesco, 1398-1481; Amerbach, Johannes, 1441?-1513, printer
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Signatures: a-z⁸ A-K⁸ L¹⁰ (a1 blank)
Topics: Latin letters, Medieval and modern, Humanists
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1492 BahĐya ben Asher ben HĐlava, -1340; Gunzenhauser, Azriel ben Joseph Ashkenazi, printer; Zarfati, Solomon ben Perets Bonfoi, editor
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Imprint and title from ISTC
Topic: Bible
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1493 Schedel, Hartmann, 1440-1514; Alt, Georg, approximately 1450-1510, translator; Wolgemut, Michael, 1434-1519, woodcutter; Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm, -1494, woodcutter; Koberger, Anton, approximately 1440-1513, printer; Schreyer, Sebald, 1446-1520; Kammermeister, Sebastian, -1503
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This is the first German edition of a book commonly known as "The Nuremberg chronicle," which details the history of the world through the year of its publication, in 1493, along with a final section describing the anticipated last days. The text of this edition was translated by Georg Alt from the original Latin of Hartmann Schedel and was printed in December of 1493 at the press of Anton Koberger. The Nuremberg chronicle contains over one thousand separate woodcut illustrations by...
Topics: Chronology, Historical, World history
Boston Public Library Interlibrary Loan
1493 Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375; Verard, Antoine, d. ca. 1513, printer
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Signatures a-n,o-p,q-r,s-t. 34, 35 lines to a page
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1493 Columbus, Christopher; Cosco, Leandro di, translator; Sanchez, Gabriel, -1505; Plannck, Stephan, active 15th century, printer; Carninis, Leonardus de. Epigramma ad invictissimum regem Hispaniarum; Aspinwall, Thomas, 1786-1876, former owner. MB; Barlow, Samuel L. M. (Samuel Latham Mitchill), 1826-1889, former owner. MB
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Columbus's letter to Gabriel Sanchez upon his return from his first voyage
Topics: Columbus, Christopher, Indians of the West Indies
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1493 Biel, Friedrich, d. 1517?
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Two quires of 8 and 6 leaves (signed respectively i-v and i-iiij), printed in double columns, 41 lines to a column
Topic: Jesus Christ
Source: bplill
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1494 Nicholas, of Lyra, ca. 1270-1349; Nicolaus, de Mutina; Antonius, de Bitonto, ca. 1385-1465; Alexander, of Hales, ca. 1185-1245; Emerich, Johann, fl. 1487-1506, printer; Giunta, Luca-Antonio, 1457-1538, publisher; Dunn, George, 1864-1912, former owner
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Edited by Nicolaus de Mutina
Topic: Bible
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1495 Higden, Ranulf, -1364; Worde, Wynkyn de, -1534? printer; Trevisa, John, -1402, translator; Caxton, William, approximately 1422-1491 or 1492
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Higden's work, divided into 7 books and extending to the year 1348, was originally written in Latin. The English translation was made by John Trevisa, who continued it to 1357. The 8th book, 1358-1460, was added by Caxton, who in 1482 printed the work from Trevisa's translation, revising the antiquated text. This edition is a reprint of Caxton's edition; the text is unaltered and unextended. De Worde's only additions were a better Table and the insertion of the woodcut music (spaces left blank...
Topics: World history, Geography
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1496 Catholic Church; Pigouchet, Philippe, active 15th century-16th century, printer; Vostre, Simon, active 1488-1520, bookseller; Belton House (Lincolnshire, England), former owner
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Colophon (l8v): Ces presentes heures a lusage de Ro[m]me furent acheuees le. xx. iour de Mars Lan M.CCCC.iiii.xx [et] xvi. pour Simon vostre Libraire demourant a paris en la rue neuue a lenseigne sainct Iehan leuangeliste
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1496 Caoursin, Guillaume, -1501; Reger, Johann, active 1486-1499, printer
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Title [of the first tract] from incipit at head of leaf ár
Topic: Knights of Malta
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1496 Decadyus, Justinus, editor; Manuzio, Aldo, 1449 or 1450-1515, printer; Haleandius, Gregorius, former owner. MB; Bunnanus, Casparus, former owner. MB
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A liturgical psalter, with the canticles
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1497 Ficino, Marsilio, 1433-1499; Koberger, Anton, approximately 1440-1513, printer; Rappaport, C. E. firm, booksellers, Rome, bookseller
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Imprint from colophon
Topic: Latin letters, Medieval and modern
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1497 Alcock, John, 1430-1500; Pynson, Richard, -1530, printer; Ham House (England), former owner
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Imprint from colophon (e1 verso)
Topics: Monasticism and religious orders, Spiritual life
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1497 Marchant, Guy, printer; Petit, Jean, active 1492-1530, publisher
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Imprint transcribed from ISTC
Topic: Death
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1498 Bruno, Gabriello, active 1480-1514; Villadeus, Alexander, active 1240; Bevilaqua, Simon, active 1485-1518, printer
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Imprint derived from colophon: Impressum Venetiis p[er] Symonem dictu[s] Beuilaqua. 1498. die octauo Maij
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1498 Quentell, Heinrich, -1501, printer; Martin, von Werden, -1518?, attributed name; Druckerei Retro Minores, attributed name
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Signatures: aa-bb́ı cc-dd́þ eéı
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1498 Nahmanides, ca. 1195-ca. 1270; Nahmanides, ca. 1195-ca. 1270
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Imprint based on dealer's description pasted into volume: MB (R-B) copy
Topics: Maimonides, Moses, 1135-1204, Commandments, Six hundred and thirteen
Source: bplsc
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1498 Horace; Pomponius Porphyrio, active 3rd century; Mancinelli, Antonio, 1452-approximately 1505; Landino, Cristoforo, 1424-1504; Perotti, Niccolò, 1430-1480; Grüninger, Johann, -1532? printer; Pseudo-Acro; Locher, Jacob, 1471-1528
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Imprint information taken from colophon
Topic: Lyric poetry
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1499 Colonna, Francesco, -1527; Alberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472; Colonna, Francesco, approximately 1453-1517; Guidobaldo, da Montefeltro, Duke of Urbino, 1472-1508; Scytha, Johannes Baptista; Maro, Andreas, active 15th century-16th century; Manuzio, Aldo, 1449 or 1450-1515, printer; Crasso, Leonardo, publisher
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Calvesi ascribes this title to a different Francesco Colonna, ca. 1453-1517, in Calvesi, Maurizio. La pugna d'amore in sogno di Francesco Colonna romano. (Rome: Lithos, 1996), while Lefaivre ascribes it to Leon Battista. See: Lefaivre, Liane. Leon Battista Alberti's Hypnerotomachia Poliphili. (Cambridge: MIT Press, 1997)
Topic: Architectural writing
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1499 Prüss, Johann, 1447-1510, printer; Ponanski, Jaross, former owner
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Signatures: a6-z6, A6-Z6, Aa6-Ll6; signatures a, l, s, B, F, K, N, S, Cc, Ff ,and Hh are in 8
Topic: Natural history
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1500 Savonarola, Girolamo, 1452-1498; Libri, Bartolommeo di, active 1482-1511, publisher; Lortic, M. (Marcelin), 1852-1928, binder; Masséna, André, prince d'Essling, 1758-1817, former owner
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Signatures: a⁴
Topics: Monastic and religious life, Mass, Christian life
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1500 Pseudo-Augustinus; Chappiel, Antoine, printer; Jaumar, Claude, publisher
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Imprint transcribed from ISTC
Topic: Catholic Church
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1501 Wollick, Nicolaus, approximately 1480-1541, author; Schanppecher, Melchior, author; Quentell, Heinrich, -1501, printer; Bates, Joshua, 1788-1864, former owner, donor. MB
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Colophon (p. [77]): [Paraph] Explicit opusculum muslces omnibus volentibus cantum utrumque scire necessarium fausto fine Impressum Colonie per honestum virum Henricum Quentel civem famatum eiusdem Anno missionis in carnem divini verbi millesimo quingentesimo uno addito
Topic: Music theory
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1501 Donatus, Aelius; Scho˜nsperger, Johann, -1520?, printer; Zaehnsdorf (Firm), binder. MB
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A possibly unrecorded variant of ISTC no. id00340800 (Hain 6340*). In this issue, there is no woodcut vignet on A1 recto. Instead, "donatus" is printed in a single line in black-letter with no additional text
Topics: Latin language, Latin language
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1501 Sacro Bosco, Joannes de, active 1230; Regiomontanus, Joannes, 1436-1476. Disputationes contra Cremonensia deliramenta; Peurbach, Georg von, 1423-1461. Theoricae novae planetarum; Sessa, Giovanni Battista, active 1489-1505, printer
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Title page with woodcut illustration
Topics: Gherardo, da Sabbioneta, active 13th century, Astronomy
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1502 Worde, Wynkyn de, -1534?, printer; Tomkinson, Michael, 1841-1921, former owner; Boule, Joannis, former owner
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Title and imprint from first colophon (2c7): Here endeth this present Chronycle of Englonde with [the] fruyte of tymes. compyled in a booke and also enprynted by one some tyme scole mayster of saynt Albons uppon whoos soule god have mercy. Amen. And newely in the yere of oure Lorde god. M.CCCCC.ii. Empry[n]ted in flete strete in [the] sygne of the son[n]e by me Wynkyn de Worde